Other Unintentional Injuries


Other Unintentional Injuries Indicator captures causes not listed in other Safety Outcomes Indicators. Some of the major causes in this group include discharge of fireworks, threats to breathing from cave−in of earth or man-made structures, electrical burns and exposure to electricity, overexertion, lack of food, water or oxygen, and other unspecified causes.

In the Other Unintentional Injuries Indicator, Mauritius, Chinese Taipei, the Maldives, Mexico and Nicaragua rank the highest while Afghanistan, Finland, Mali and the Russian Federation need most improvement.

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